Louisville, KY (January 19, 2022) - Presentation Academy, in partnership with La Casita Center and Norton Healthcare, will host a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday, January 29, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. The clinic is open to anyone ages 12 and older and who needs to receive their first, second or third Pfizer vaccination. The clinic will be held in the school’s Arts & Athletic Center, located at 900 S 4th Street.
Patients should register at https://nortonhealthcare.com/campaigns/covid-vaccine/clinic-presentation/ and, walk-ins will also be accepted. The first 50 families who register and attend the clinic will receive a $25 gift card to Kroger.
Presentation Academy was one of 27 organizations awarded a grant from the Kentucky Association of Health Plans’ (KAHP) “Healthy Together Through Vaccinations” community grant program. The initiative aims to increase COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and access by empowering organizations across KY with grants of up to $25,000 to pursue efforts toward improving vaccination rates through outreach, communication, education, training, transportation, and/or support.
Presentation used its $5,000 grant to organize the clinic; work with La Casita Center to develop Spanish language vaccination materials; and provide transportation for those who need it to a vaccination clinic.
If you are interested in getting a vaccine or booster and cannot attend Presentation’s clinic, here is a list of Norton facilities. To book appointments for children, please book here.
To schedule a ride to and/or from a vaccination appointment or Presentation’s clinic – Click here to get an Uber voucher. Vouchers cover 99% of the costs of the ride, up to $15 each way. Vouchers are available through the end of February.
Founded by Mother Catherine Spalding and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Presentation Academy is a college preparatory school located in downtown Louisville. Last year, students in the Class of 2021 were accepted to 63 colleges and universities, including historically black colleges and universities and other prestigious schools. More than a quarter of Presentation’s graduates stayed close to home and shared their talents with Louisville colleges and universities. The Class of 2021 earned more than $6.88 million in scholarships and performed more than 7,000 hours of community service.
For more information, visit presentationacademy.org or call (502) 583-5935.